Adrian has asked me to make these available to members: BMFA – ‘A’ test Powerpoint Presentation BMFA – AS Handbook 2017 Fixed Wing Power Certificates 2017 These are ‘PDF’ or ‘PPT’ files. You may need the appropriate reader on your system to view them. These and similar documents now have a permanent home […]
Some photos from a very enjoyable day.
Many of you will know that Mick’s Phoenix has been occupying a lofty position at the top of a tree for about a month. Determined efforts to retrieve it, including one involving the near destruction of Chris’s drone, have been made, but to no avail. It stubbornly stayed at the top of the tree. However, […]
Here is something that I think is just brilliant, good sound track as well.
FrSky have produced a new cheaper Taranis model, the QX7.
I have often wondered what views could be seen from my glider when at it’s highest point. Mystery solved – Chris very kindly lent me his Mobius camera to kill my curiosity. After a couple of inches of Velcro were applied to my wing Chris stuck the Mobius on and launched the all-seeing Phoenix into the cloudy sky. After […]
Some of you might remember that some weeks ago Mel told us of a lady, Rose Meredith, whose husband had died and left a houseful of assorted RC models and equipment that she was trying to dispose of. One of the models caught my eye and I made contact with Rose through Mel and eventually […]
‘A’ Dave had been flying his Pheonix 2000 in his usual competent manner for some time on a dark, windy Autumn day. (Sunday 23rd October 2016 to be precise) He decided it was time for a landing. The wind was from the hedge side of the field (the east!) and so Dave decided to bring […]
After visiting St Agnes Head earlier this year and doing a little slope soaring there I came away thinking that it was a great place to fly, so I thought I would suggest a club trip down to Cornwall for a few days. Three of us drove down there on the Sunday, the rest followed […]
The PSSA organised a mass build this year the subject chosen was the Sky Hawk, last weekend was the day when all of the models were presented and flown. Steve Bowdler decided that he would like to build one and here are a few photos that were taken at the great day of judging, as […]